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Career Journey: Featured WMP Alumnae Kristen Cole

Kristen graduated in 2016 and was on the WMP board for 2 years, serving as VP for one of them. She now works in Cincinnati at Proctor & Gamble’s global headquarters as the Business Analyst for Always and Tampax North America. She has the opportunity to work first-hand on analytics for campaigns like #LikeAGirl and… Read more »

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Letter From Our President

Hello! I hope you have been having a wonderful summer and are gearing up for an exciting fall! My name is Samara Gallagher and I am President of the Women at Rensselaer Mentor Program (WMP) for 2018-2019. On behalf of the entire board, we are so happy to have you joining us. The students here at RPI  are really what… Read more »

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Letter From Our President Tiana Grehanov

Hello! My name is Tiana Grehanov, and I’m the President of the Women at Rensselaer Mentor Program (WMP) Board for 2017-2018. I’m overjoyed with your decision to join the program this year, either as a mentor who’s ready to share your knowledge and experiences, or as a mentee eager to learn tips from seasoned scholars… Read more »

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WMP Featured Alumnae: Viola Wu

We were lucky to interview Rensselaer graduate and previous WMP member Viola Wu!  Read to discover advice Viola has for incoming students, the impact WMP made on her professionally and her experience studying at RPI. Share a little bit about yourself (Where are you from, what years did you attend RPI, etc.?) I was born… Read more »

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Mentor/Mentee Interview: Ananya Murali & Mallory Gaspard

RPI student Ananya Murali has a strong background in working towards gender equality.  She was selected to be a national delegate for the 59th Commission on the Status of Women at the United Nations where she worked with Hillary Clinton and Patrcia Arquette. In 2016, she was awarded named one of Wisconsin’s top two youth volunteers by… Read more »

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Featured Profile: Weronika Jakubowska

Meet Weronika Jakubowska! She is currently studying Chemical Engineering and she plans on working as a full-time process engineer at Chevron Corporation in Richmond, California starting in August! She also plans on getting her MBA and to further her knowledge in the refining industry. Her past internships include being a process control engineer at Chevron in… Read more »

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Featured Profile: Spring ’17 Freshmen Representatives

Why did you apply to be a freshman representative for our program? M: I believe the Mentor Program is a great way for women to make personal connections early on in their college career. Being able to help build these connections and create this support system is very rewarding. S: Coming to a school with… Read more »

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Career Fair Guide: Advice From Two RPI Women on Campus

Career Fair Guide – advice from two RPI women on campus: SHPE officer, Tamar Daniels who is a Senior Mechanical Engineering major and one of our mentors in the WMP program, Niyati Desai, a Junior Electrical Engineering major, who is also part of SWE and president of ISA. Tamar got a internship at Boeing and Niyati… Read more »

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Featured Member: Lara Miller

  Lara Miller is former Women’s Mentor Program President (2012-2013) and Senior Advisor (2013-2014) who just graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Industrial and Management Engineering in May 2014. She has been working at Ralph Lauren since graduation.     What internships/jobs have you had during your undergrad? Major League Baseball Network (2011) -internship… Read more »